Monthly Archives: January 2011

We might have to wait until 2012

By Stefan Schumacher

The AIA has released its Consensus Construction Forecast and it seems to indicate more of what we've been hearing. The forecast projects either negative or very little growth in the various construction market segments.

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American architects find blank canvas in China

By Stefan Schumacher

 

American architects have found a promising client, China, according to this New York Times article:

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/16/business/16build.html?pagewanted=1&_r=1&emc=eta1

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Where does this leave the architect?

By Stefan Schumacher

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Owners are looking for low bid or design-build on their projects. As a consequence of the recession, they are under pressure to get the lowest possible price on a project. This is according to a recent study from FMI, a consultant to the engineering and construction industry.

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